Existing Industry Support

If you design, build, or ship a product,
we get you!

And so does our entire community.

Growth and Expansions

We love to support existing companies with their growth plans. Whether your business has been here for 100 years or you’re just now considering us, Greater Columbus EDC helps existing & prospective companies with incentive applications, workforce data, site selection assistance, and moreFor a quick read of some of the latest expansions, be sure to check out our News page, and for more info on our existing industry strengths, read below!

Leading Industry Strengths

  1. Machinery/Engine Manufacturing: 23.0 x U.S. Average Employment (NAICS 333)
  2. Automotive/Transportation Equipment Manufacturing: 7.2 x U.S. Average (NAICS 336)
  3. Fabricated Metals Manufacturing: 3.6 x U.S. Average (NAICS 332)
  4. Paper Product Manufacturing: 4.8 x U.S. Average (NAICS 3222)
  5. Plastics Product Manufacturing: 3.5 x U.S. Average (NAICS 3261)
  6. Medical Equipment Manufacturing: 1.3 x U.S. Average (NAICS 3391)

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

Top Employers

New to old, large and small, domestic and international, we are proud to be home to hundreds of innovative, community-minded businessesHere is a list of our Top 25 employers, their industries, and the nations they hail from. 

Company NamePrimary SectorIndustryLocal OperationsHome Country
Cummins Inc. Manufacturing Engines & Power Generation Global HQ, Engineering, Production USA 
Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp Education Education Local K-12 Schools USA 
Toyota Material Handling, Inc. Manufacturing Forklifts North American HQ, R&D, Production Japan 
Columbus Regional Health Healthcare Hospital Hospital & Health Services USA 
NTN Driveshaft Inc Manufacturing Automotive Driveshafts Production Japan 
Forvia/Faurecia Manufacturing Automotive Emissions Controls North American R&D, Production France 
Dorel Juvenile Group, Inc. Manufacturing Child Safety Products North American R&D, Production Canada 
Enkei America, Inc. Manufacturing Automotive Wheels North American R&D, Production Japan 
City of Columbus Government Government Government USA 
Rightway Fasteners, Inc. Manufacturing Automotive Fasteners Production Japan 
Hisada America Manufacturing Automotive Components Production Japan 
Peer Foods Group (Mariah Foods) Manufacturing Food Manufacturing Production USA 
Bartholomew County Government Government Government Government USA 
Centra Credit Union Banking Credit Union Headquarters & Banking Operations USA 
SIHO Insurance Health Insurance Office USA 
PCA (Columbus Container) Manufacturing Paperboard Products Production USA 
Sunright America, Inc. Manufacturing Automotive Fasteners Production Japan 
Vernet Manufacturing Thermostats Production USA 
LHP Engineering Solutions Engineering Engineering Services Engineering Services USA 
American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM) Manufacturing Automotive Components Production USA 
Falcon Manufacturing / Phoenix Group Manufacturing & Logistics Misc. Components & Distribution Production & Distribution USA 
Cleveland Cliffs Tubular Components  Manufacturing Steel Tubing Production USA 
Hoosier Air Transport, Inc. Logistics Trucking Services Trucking Services USA 
KPIT Engineering Services Engineering Services Engineering Services India 
PMG Indiana Manufacturing Powdered Metal Components Production Germany 

With industry strengths like the above, you would expect us to lead the nation in certain occupational strengths, too.

And you would be right!

Check out our Workforce section to see if the workers you need are among our National Top 10 rankings!

In addition to supporting continued growth of the above industries, Greater Columbus Indiana EDC is also actively pursuing four additional industries to complement and diversify our economy:

Next Gen Mobility
Engineering Services
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
Food & Beverage Manufacturing

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